Illinois Community Colleges

Illinois is home to a variety of community colleges throughout the state, providing students with educational opportunities in a wide range of fields. From the Chicago metropolitan area to more rural areas, these schools offer associate’s degrees and certificates in disciplines such as business administration, health sciences, computer information systems, engineering technology, hospitality management and more.

Community College Location Enrollment
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn 27,706
College of Lake County Grayslake 14,934
Harper College Palatine 13,207
Triton College River Grove 9,296
Moraine Valley Community College Palos Hills 22,053
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove 10,896
Elgin Community College Elgin 9,540
Oakton Community College Des Plaines 9,662
Illinois Central College East Peoria 11,168
Rock Valley College Rockford 6,350
Prairie State College Chicago Heights 4,509
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield 5,724
South Suburban College South Holland 4,135
Kishwaukee College Malta 4,140
Heartland Community College Normal 5,178
Joliet Junior College Joliet 16,365
Illinois Valley Community College Oglesby 4,221
Lake Land College Mattoon 6,404
John A. Logan College Carterville 4,876
Carl Sandburg College Galesburg 2,547
Shawnee Community College Ullin 2,074
Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg 1,710
Rend Lake College Ina 2,376
McHenry County College Crystal Lake 7,829
Highland Community College Freeport 2,083
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges – Lincoln Trail College Robinson 1,145
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges – Wabash Valley College Mount Carmel 1,385
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges – Frontier Community College Fairfield 951
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges – Olney Central College Olney 1,496
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges – Lincoln Trail College Robinson 1,145

The Illinois Community College System (ICCS) is a statewide network of 48 public community colleges designed to provide access to higher education for the citizens of Illinois. The ICCS consists of two-year institutions located in each county and offers students access to transfer programs that lead to four-year degrees at universities across the state. In addition, many ICCS schools offer vocational training programs that are designed for those interested in entering specific trades or professions. All ICCS institutions are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

The City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) is a group of seven public community colleges located within the city limits. The CCC provides students with access to associate’s degree and certificate programs in career-oriented subjects such as accounting, automotive technology, culinary arts, early childhood education and healthcare administration. In addition to traditional academic offerings CCC provides students with access to career services such as job search assistance, resume building workshops and internship opportunities.

In addition to these two larger school networks there are several smaller community colleges throughout the state including Lewis Clark State College in Lewiston; Eastern Idaho Technical College in Idaho Falls; College of Western Idaho in Nampa; Boise State University’s Community Colleges Division which includes five campuses throughout the Treasure Valley; Northwest Nazarene University’s School of Professional Studies which also has five campuses throughout the Treasure Valley; College of Eastern Idaho located in Rexburg; College Of Technology at Boise State University located in Nampa; ITT Technical Institute located in Meridian; Stevens Henager College located in Boise/Nampa/Idaho Falls/Pocatello/Lewiston; Carrington College located in Boise/Meridian/Twin Falls/Coeur d’Alene/Lewiston; Rasmussen College located in Boise; American InterContinental University Online located nationwide but serving all 50 states including Idaho.

List of All Community Colleges in Illinois

Below is a list of all community colleges in the state of Illinois. For each college, you will see the name of current president, website URL,  street address, phone number, postal code and city location.

CEO/President: Thomas A.  Schmidt
Web Address:
Address: 2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
City: Galesburg
Zip: 61401
State: IL
Phone: 3093442518


City Colleges of Chicago-District Office

CEO/President: Wayne  Watson
Web Address:
Address: 226 West Jackson Boulevard
City: Chicago
Zip: 60606-6998
State: IL
Phone: 3125532510


College of DuPage

CEO/President: Sunil  Chand
Web Address:
Address: 425 Fawell Boulevard
City: Glen Ellyn
Zip: 60137-6599
State: IL
Phone: 6309422200


College of Lake County

CEO/President: Richard W.  Fonte
Web Address:
Address: 19351 West Washington Street
City: Grayslake
Zip: 60030
State: IL
Phone: 8475432201


Danville Area Community College

CEO/President: Alice Marie  Jacobs
Web Address:
Address: 2000 East Main Street
City: Danville
Zip: 61832-5199
State: IL
Phone: 2174433222


Elgin Community College

CEO/President: David  Sam
Web Address:
Address: 1700 Spartan Drive
City: Elgin
Zip: 60123-7193
State: IL
Phone: 8472147374


Frontier Community College

CEO/President: Michael  Dreith
Web Address: iecc.edufcc
Address: 2 Frontier Drive
City: Fairfield
Zip: 62837
State: IL
Phone: 6188423711


Harold Washington College

CEO/President: John R.  Wozniak
Web Address:
Address: 30 East Lake Street
City: Chicago
Zip: 60601-2495
State: IL
Phone: 3125535600


Heartland Community College

CEO/President: Jonathan M.  Astroth
Web Address:
Address: 1500 West Raab Road
City: Normal
Zip: 61761
State: IL
Phone: 3092688100


Highland Community College

CEO/President: Joe  Kanosky
Web Address:
Address: 2998 West Pearl City Road
City: Freeport
Zip: 61032-9341
State: IL
Phone: 8152356121


Illinois Central College

CEO/President: John S.  Erwin
Web Address:
Address: One College Drive
City: East Peoria
Zip: 61611
State: IL
Phone: 3096945011


Illinois Community College Board

CEO/President: Geoffrey  Obrzut
Web Address:
Address: 401 East Capitol Avenue
City: Springfield
Zip: 62701-1711
State: IL
Phone: 2177850013


Illinois Eastern Community College District

CEO/President: Terry L.  Bruce
Web Address: 00tp://
Address: 233 East Chestnut Street
City: Olney
Zip: 62450
State: IL
Phone: 6183932982


Illinois Valley Community College

CEO/President: Larry D.  Huffman
Web Address:
Address: 815 North Orlando Smith Avenue
City: Oglesby
Zip: 61348-9692
State: IL
Phone: 8152242720


John A Logan College

CEO/President: Robert  Mees
Web Address:
Address: 700 Logan College Road
City: Carterville
Zip: 62918
State: IL
Phone: 6189853741


John Wood Community College

CEO/President: William M.  Simpson
Web Address:
Address: 1301 South 48th Street
City: Quincy
Zip: 62305-8736
State: IL
Phone: 2172246500


Joliet Junior College

CEO/President: Eugenia  Proulx
Web Address:
Address: 1215 Houbolt Ave
City: Joliet
Zip: 60431-8938
State: IL
Phone: 8152802207


Kankakee Community College

CEO/President: Girard W.  Weber
Web Address:
Address: 100 College Drive
City: Kankakee
Zip: 60901-6505
State: IL
Phone: 8158028110


Kaskaskia College

CEO/President: James C.  Underwood
Web Address:
Address: 27210 College Road
City: Centralia
Zip: 62801
State: IL
Phone: 6185453010


Kennedy-King College

CEO/President: Clyde  El-Amin
Web Address:
Address: 6800 South Wentworth Avenue
City: Chicago
Zip: 60621-3799
State: IL
Phone: 7736025016


Kishwaukee College

CEO/President: David  Louis
Web Address:
Address: 21193 Malta Road
City: Malta
Zip: 60150
State: IL
Phone: 8158252086


Lake Land College

CEO/President: Bill  Thallemer
Web Address:
Address: 5001 Lake Land Boulevard
City: Mattoon
Zip: 61938
State: IL
Phone: 2172345253


Lewis and Clark Community College

CEO/President: Dale T.  Chapman
Web Address:
Address: 5800 Godfrey Road
City: Godfrey
Zip: 62035
State: IL
Phone: 6184667000


Lincoln Land Community College

CEO/President: Charlotte  Warren
Web Address:
Address: 5250 Shepherd Road, PO Box 19256
City: Springfield
Zip: 62794-9256
State: IL
Phone: 2177862200


Lincoln Trail College

CEO/President: Beverly  Turkal
Web Address: iecc.edultc
Address: 11220 State Highway 1
City: Robinson
Zip: 62454
State: IL
Phone: 6185448657


CEO/President: Zerrie  Campbell
Web Address:
Address: 1900 West Van Buren Street
City: Chicago
Zip: 60612-3197
State: IL
Phone: 3128507000


McHenry County College

CEO/President: Walter J.  Packard
Web Address:
Address: 8900 US Hwy 14
City: Crystal Lake
Zip: 60012-2761
State: IL
Phone: 8154553700


Moraine Valley Community College

CEO/President: Vernon  Crawley
Web Address:
Address: 9000 West College Parkway
City: Palos Hills
Zip: 60465-0937
State: IL
Phone: 7089745201


Morton College

CEO/President: Brent  Knight
Web Address:
Address: 3801 South Central Avenue
City: Cicero
Zip: 60804
State: IL
Phone: 7086568000


Oakton Community College

CEO/President: Margaret B.  Lee
Web Address:
Address: 1600 East Golf Road
City: Des Plaines
Zip: 60016
State: IL
Phone: 8476351600


Olive-Harvey College

CEO/President: Valerie R.  Roberson
Web Address:
Address: 10001 South Woodlawn Avenue
City: Chicago
Zip: 60628-1696
State: IL
Phone: 7732916100


Olney Central College

CEO/President: Jackie L.  Davis
Web Address: iecc.eduocc
Address: 305 North West Street
City: Olney
Zip: 62450
State: IL
Phone: 6183957777


Parkland College

CEO/President: Robert  Exley
Web Address:
Address: 2400 West Bradley Avenue
City: Champaign
Zip: 61821
State: IL
Phone: 2173512231


Prairie State College

CEO/President: Paul J.  McCarthy
Web Address:
Address: 202 South Halsted Street
City: Chicago Heights
Zip: 60411
State: IL
Phone: 7087093638


Rend Lake College

CEO/President: Mark  Kern
Web Address:
Address: 468 North Ken Gray Parkway
City: Ina
Zip: 62846
State: IL
Phone: 6184375321


Richard J Daley College

CEO/President: Sylvia  Ramos
Web Address:
Address: City Colleges of Chicago  7500 South Pulaski Road
City: Chicago
Zip: 60652-1299
State: IL
Phone: 7738387511


Richland Community College

CEO/President: Gayle  Saunders
Web Address:
Address: One College Park
City: Decatur
Zip: 62521
State: IL
Phone: 2178757200


Rock Valley College

CEO/President: Jack J.  Becherer
Web Address:
Address: 3301 North Mulford Road
City: Rockford
Zip: 61114
State: IL
Phone: 8159217821


Sauk Valley Community College

CEO/President: George  Mihel
Web Address:
Address: 173 Illinois Route 2
City: Dixon
Zip: 61021-9110
State: IL
Phone: 8152885511


Shawnee Community College

CEO/President: Larry  Choate
Web Address:
Address: 8364 Shawnee College Road
City: Ullin
Zip: 62992
State: IL
Phone: 6186343260


South Suburban College

CEO/President: George  Dammer
Web Address:
Address: 15800 State Street
City: South Holland
Zip: 60473-1200
State: IL
Phone: 7085962000


Southeastern Illinois College

CEO/President: Raymond V.  Cummiskey
Web Address:
Address: 3575 College Road
City: Harrisburg
Zip: 62946-4925
State: IL
Phone: 6182525400


Southwestern Illinois College

CEO/President: Elmer  Kirchoff
Web Address:
Address: 2500 Carlyle Road
City: Belleville
Zip: 62221-5899
State: IL
Phone: 6182352700


Spoon River College

CEO/President: Robert  Ritschel
Web Address:
Address: 23235 North County 22
City: Canton
Zip: 61520
State: IL
Phone: 3096474645


Triton College

CEO/President: Patricia  Granados
Web Address:
Address: 2000 North 5th Avenue
City: River Grove
Zip: 60171
State: IL
Phone: 7084560300


Truman College

CEO/President: Marguerite  Boyd
Web Address:
Address: 1145 West Wilson Avenue
City: Chicago
Zip: 60640-5691
State: IL
Phone: 7734074700


Wabash Valley College

CEO/President: Harry K.  Benson
Web Address: iecc.eduwvc
Address: 2200 College Drive
City: Mount Carmel
Zip: 62863
State: IL
Phone: 6182628641


Waubonsee Community College

CEO/President: Christine J.  Sobek
Web Address:
Address: Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive
City: Sugar Grove
Zip: 60554
State: IL
Phone: 6304662300


Wilbur Wright College

CEO/President: Charles  Guengerich
Web Address:
Address: 4300 North Narragansett Ave.
City: Chicago
Zip: 60634-1591
State: IL
Phone: 7737777900


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